AECOM Security Specialist in McLean, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, McLean
ACEOM is seeking a Security Specialist to provide direct support to the Security Supervisor. Must work within established procedures and standards for the Security Branch. Confidentially is the top responsibility.
As the Security Specialist, the individual will be responsible for the following:
Perform pre-hire screening of applicants and able to make adjudicative-like determinations on clearance eligibility
Execute security briefings and training for all new employees
Process and review security clearance paperwork for initial investigations and periodic reinvestigations
Maintain personnel security files and database, Access Commander, that assists in preparing reports to the Customer
Administer Security Program in accordance with NISPOM procedures
Schedule customer briefings, investigation interviews and polygraphs.
Create Company ID and access badges and administer access control system.
Investigate Security violations/infractions.
Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions
Ability to write correspondence
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
High school diploma required
Two years work experience performing security inspections, security investigations and security program review and security administration in large, complex organizations with a workforce of 300 or more
Must be a U. S. Citizen and must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.
Experience processing personnel security investigation packets, and maintaining files.
Knowledge of handling classified materials in a sensitive working environment
Ability to interview potential candidates to determine eligibility for program requirements
Bachelor Degree is preferred
Current Top Secret clearance is highly desired
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.
Job Category Security / Force Protection
Business Line Government
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 196334BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.